Advancing gene therapy for skin cancer

A USask researcher has developed compounds for delivering gene therapy that are 20 per cent less toxic than ones used currently, and are more compatible with the body.

Staff Spotlight: Shannon Wiens

Shannon joined the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition in the role of Administration and Planning Specialist in May of 2015.

Gift in memory of pharmacy alumnus

Marguerite Eleanor Read bequeathed $100,000 from her estate to the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition to establish an award in memory of her brother, Charles Henry Kouri (BSP 1957).

New scholarship announced in honour of Dr. Alfred Remillard

The College of Pharmacy and Nutrition is pleased to announce the new Dr. Alfred Remillard Scholarship in Pharmacy Mental Health. The award will recognize academic excellence and research potential of a student in third or fourth year of the pharmacy program in the area of mental health.

Staff Spotlight: Poppy Lowe

Poppy is a registered dietitian who graduated from the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition after doing her internship with the Saskatoon Health Region in 2005.

94 U of S students attend PDW

With 94 delegates at the 2018 CAPSI Professional Development week, the University of Saskatchewan had an impressive showing at the national conference.